Manoj Tiwari is also a reputed Bhojpuri actor who worked in several regional films. Singer-turned-actor Manoj Tiwari commented that Bhojpuri film industry's glorious time began in 2004 with the film ''Panditji Bataai Na Biyah Kab Hoyee'' and ''Sasura Bade Paisewala'' which featured Ravi Kissen and Manoj Tiwari respectively.
Actor Ravi Kissen, who is considered a top Bhojpuri film actor is the highest paid in the Bhojpuri film industry. According to Ravi Kissen, Bhojpuri films are doing well in urban cities like Mumbai, where almost 40 lakh North Indian resides. Bollywood hits are usually being dubbed in Bhojpuri and the Bhojpuri actors are doing their best to make it look original. The film ''Tu Hamri Hau'' is a remake of Yash Chopra's ''Darr'' is a huge hit all across the theatres. The film features actor Ravi Kissen, Nagma and Manoj Tiwari.